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PBS
Oct 13, 2012 1:30am PDT
obama care. >> for the first time in more than three decades, california voters will decide whether or not to abolish the death penalty, and if the state's three strikes law should be reform reformed. the controversy continues over san francisco sheriff ross mirkarimi's future even after he's reinstated by the board of supervisors. >>> plus writer lynn povich and her husband, steve shepard on journalism's transition to the digital age, coming up next. >>> good evening. i'm belva davis and welcome to this week in northern california. joining me on our news panel tonight are barbara taylor, kcbs city hall reporter and scott shafer, host of the california report on kqed public radio. and carla marinucci, san francisco chronicle senior political writer. carla, there is so much going on in politics today. let's start with the vice presidential debate. people said they wanted action. what did they get? >> that's right. you could almost hear the cheers coming out of san francisco, the bars and so forth as it was going on this week. a slugfest, a political slugfest. this is what the democra
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 8:00am PDT
endeavor. slowly wheeling its way through streets of los angeles to its final home at the california science center. these pictures have been captivating all of us, including our john zarrella, who is somewhere along the route there. john, good morning. this is quite a task, right? they had some pretty tight clearance in some areas getting this thing around. >> oh yeah, they're not done with those tight clearances yet either, randi. we're about halfway between where it started at l.a.x. and the california science center. so endeavor sitting here behind us now outside the old forum where the los angeles lakers used to play. they're a little bit ahead of schedule and i want to bring in stephanie stillson, who works for nasa and has been responsible for preparing all of the shuttle orbiters for their retirement. stephanie, an amazing sight, but you have to be a little bit concerned when you know the narrow clearances that randi was just talking about. >> absolutely. but the self-propelled motorized transports that they're using can move precisely. so it should be able to crab around the
SFGTV2
Oct 12, 2012 5:30pm PDT
california academy of sciences opened in 2008, it quickly became one of the top tourist magnets in the city. part of the cal academies' astronomical success is the weekly nightlife party. >> i am joined by helen, who is here to school me on all the nocturnal activities that are getting ready to take place here. tell us a little about what we can expect to see at nightlife. >> we open up the doors every thursday night at the california academy of sciences. there are certain things you can see every week you can go to the museum, visit the planetarium, and we bring in bars and a deejay or band. it is a different feel from during the day, something different every week. tonight , we have beer and music. -- tonight we have great beer and music. it is beer week. we have a dozen local brewers in african hall. we have a deejays to set up throughout the museum and a live performance at 9:00 p.m. tonight. >> what has been your favorite part as a participant or as an observer? >> my favorite part is to walk around the aquarium in to see people with a drink in their hands, getting to know may
FOX Business
Oct 13, 2012 2:00am EDT
are looking for. dominant, powerful, what does his voice sound like? gerri: so much fun. california on the verge of financial ruin will offer up private pension plan. by the state cannot get its act together. >> the steadies point* witty will give another 200 -- 29 of a $2,000. >> the doughnut hole with $600 more. the bush tax cuts, 800 million -- billion -dollar. >> 1.7 -- 1.6 trillion dollars of wealth lss. gerri: numbers confusion. joe biden could not get his facts straight. the truth behind his outrageous claims. gerri: when it comes to the fact that matter the most the jobs market debt and deficit in his easy to of this gate and we saw lot of at last night with the vice-presidential deba. i want to set the record straight. vice president biden use the word fact 26 times the hard pressed to deliver any. over tax policy bden: the only way to find $5 trillion of loopholes is to cut the mortgage deduction, health care deduction take away the ability to get a tax break to send kids to college. ryan: he is wrong about that. you can preserve the purposes for middle class taxpayers. bi
FOX Business
Oct 12, 2012 9:00pm EDT
for. dominant, powerful, what es his voice sound like? gerri: so much fun. california n the verge of financial ruin will offer up private pension plan. by the state cannot get its act together. >> the steadies point* witty will give another 200 -- 29 of a $2,000. >> the doughnut hole with $600 more. the bush tax cuts, 800 million -- billion -dollar. >> 1.7 -- 1.6 trillion dollars of wealth loss. gerri: numbers confusion. joe biden could n get his facts straight. the truth behind his the truth behind his outrageous claims. before copd... i took my son fishing every year. we had a great spot, not easy to find, but worth it. but with copd making it hard to breathe, i thought those days might be over. so my doctor prescribed symbicort. it helps significantly improve my lung function starting within five minutes. symbicort doesn't replace a rescue inhaler for sudden symptoms. with symbicort, today i'm breathing better. and that means...fish on! symbicort is for copd including chronic bnchitis and emphysema. it should not be taken more than twice a day. symbirt may increase your risk of
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm PDT
, they are linked to a crime spree in southern california. investigators say darnell escaped from the san bernardino prison with his wife's help, and shot a police officer. the hercules police are still interviewing the suspects. the bail is set at 3 million apiece. >>> and state regulatories want them to pick up the tab for overhauling its gas pipelines. after the deadly explosion of san bruno in 2010, pg&e proposed billing the customers for part of the costs. but today, the ruling was that they would pay for two thirds of the upgrade, and the consumers, the other third. the final decision now goes to the final committee. >>> and the endeavour is slowing making its way to the california science center via city streets. the shuttle left l.a.x. well before sunrise, rolled on a 160-wheel carrier. here is a look at the shuttle, the journey called "mission 26," going at a top speed of two miles an hour. they're maneuvering through the area, dodging power poles and buildings. if all goes as planned, the shuttle will reach its destination tomorrow. >>> and coming up, the proud recipient
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
caught up in what is believed to be a crime spree from southern california to washington state. >> after interview was the subjects and... reviewing items that were recovered from the car, they feel we can now refer to these people as suspects. >> the 24-year-old and his wife appeared in court today. they were arrested near seattle yesterday after being chased in ko's subaru. police say darnell escaped with the help of his wife, police believe he wounded a los angeles county sheriff's deputy with a shotgun. king's county prosecutor says a sawed off shotgun and several shells were found in the car when arrested the burning question is what could have led the suspects to the home? do we know how these people ended up crossing paths? i can't discuss that at this time. >> i want to know why they picked this house. this court. why did they kill her? why couldn't you have tied her up? took the car? >> answers may come out as detectives begin to pool their information. they're investigating if the pair car jacked and robbed others traveling from southern california to northern califor
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
president biden won about 50% to congressman ryan's 31%. here in california, the margins a little narrower. >>> both joe biden and paul ryan got right back on the campaign trail hoping to build on any post debate momentum. cbs reporter danielle nottingham shows us how both sides are claiming victory. >> reporter: vice president joe biden continues to play offense in wisconsin friday. >> it's time romney and ryan and the republican congress take a pledge to the middle class people saying we're going to level the playing field. >> reporter: a day after a spirited vice-presidential debate. >> with all due respect that's a bunch malarkey. >> watch out, middle class, the tax bill is coming to you. >> reporter: both candidates headed back to the campaign trail. >> i feel great. >> reporter: paul ryan stopped for breakfast with his family before teaming up with mitt romney in ohio. >> there was one person on the stage with thoughtfulness who was respectful -- >> yeah! >> -- who was steady and poised. >> yeah! >> reporter: the obama campaign said the vice president walked away with the wi
Univision
Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm PDT
luz, un juez de california aprobÓ un proyecto para que se cobre el 55% del costo de un plan para mejorar tuberÍas de gas, se puso en marcha el proyecto de construcciÓn, por explosiones en san bruno en el 2010. >>> el gobierno de estados unidos incluyÓ en su lista de organizaciones criminales internacionales, a la pandilla del salvador la mara salvatrucha, fernando pizarra dirÁ quÉ enfrentarÁ la pandilla, con la inclusiÓn a la lista. >>> la marasalvatrucha, es una organizaciÓn criminal transnacional, permitirÁ a autoridad federales congelar y confiscar bienes a individuos que se asocien con la pandilla. alcanzÓ un alto nivel de sofisticaciÓn de organizacion criminal. >>> alcanzaron un nivel de operaciÓn y amenaza, a la seguridad pÚblica de estados unidos, y nuestro sistema financiero que merecen una designaciÓn especÍfica para mejor atacar sus operaciones. >>> la organizaciÓn cuenta con diez mil integrantes en el paÍs, y presencia en 46 estados. >>> casos en miami, atlanta, houston, san francisco. obviamente se origina en los Ángeles, en los aÑos 80 y la presenc
FOX Business
Oct 13, 2012 5:00am EDT
fun. california othe verge of financial ruin will offer up private pension plan. by the state cannot get its act together. >> the steadies point* witty will give another 200 -- 29 of a $2,000. >> the doughnut hole with $600 more. the bush tax cuts, 800 million -- billion -dollar. >> 1.7 -- 1.6 trillion dollars of wealth loss. gerri: numbers confusion. joe biden could not get his facts straight. the truth behind his the truth behind his outrageous claims. [ male announcer ] it's simple physics... a body at rest tends to stay at rest... while a body in motion tends to stay in motion. staying active can actually ease arthritis sympto. but if you have arthritis, staying active can be difficult. prescription celebrex can help relieve arthritis pain so your body can stay in motion. because just one 200mg celebrex a day can provide 24 hour relief for many with arthritis pain and inflammation. plus, in clinical studies, celebrex is proven to improve daily physical function so moving is easier. celebrex can be taken with or without food. and it's not a narcotic. you and your doctor sho
Telemundo
Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm PDT
. --la comision de utilidades publicas de california sostuvo una audiencia sobre las investigacione s que se enfocan en: la tuberia que se rompio el 9 de septiembre de 2010, la muerte de 8 personas y 58 heridos y la destruccion de 38 hogares y 70 mas daÑos. vo --por cierto, pg & e pagara la mayor parte de los costos de reparacion de tuberias, segun proponen los reguladores estatales. --un fllo provisional hoy indica que la empresa de electricidad podra absorber...2 tercios de los 2 mil 200 millones de dolares para correguir el sistema de gas natural tras el desastre de san bruno en lugar de que pg&e le cobre a los clientes para cubrir 85 por ciento de los costos. stop for open roll open cu ---falta menos de un mes para la eleccion presidencial y hoy, ambos partidos celebraron la actuacion de sus candidatos a la vicepresidenci a en el debate de anoche.. ---lori montenegro nos amplia.. 0:01 0:38 0:52 1:18 1:29 1:37 1:48 take pkg paul ryan candidato a la vicepresidenci a carlos gutirrez ex secretario de comercio joe biden vicepresidente de ee.uu xavier becerra california lori montenegro
CBS
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
california. an admission from one of the men. >>> it is 7:00, saturday morning, the 13th of october. thanks thanks. i'm ann mco vic. >> i want to tell you about the weather. >> please do. the sun a rising. >> thank god, otherwise that would be our headline. we've got mostly sunny skies for a switch around the bay area. oh, my gosh, look at that, blue skies, temperatures starting out a little bit on the chilly side. wait until you see what the numbers are going to be by the weekend. we'll have the forecast for you in just a minute. >> thanks, brian. the >>> the oakland police department now cracking down and punishing some of its own. the department is calling for the firings of two officers and also demotions, suspensions and reprimands for 42 others. the reasons include excessive use of force on occupy protesters last year. the switch that mounted cameras that officers are required to wear and lying about their behavior when being investigated later. >> this is what i wanted. i wanted the oakland police to be able to look at itself and discipline itself. >> the city has thrown its
KOFY
Oct 12, 2012 9:00pm PDT
. the trial is set for april of next year. vick lae, abc 7 news. >> california public utility commission is blaming pg&e mismanagement for its rejection of a plan to have writ pairs foot most of the bill for fixing its pipe lane around california. pg&e said the customers should pay 90 percent of the cost. p uc plan cuts that to 36 percent. pg&e share holders would also pay for any cost overrun. but rate payer advocate group claims the fine present on the deal would still have customers paying more than half the cost of the overhaul. all of this of course was touched off with the pipeline explosion that destroyed dozens of home in san bruno two years ago. in the statement pg&e said today it is disappointed in the decision and added that the plan was designed to be as economical as possible. >>> well lets go to southern california now where this is a very tense but exciting time for alameda base company. they are overseeing the transit of the space shuttle endeavor. after zipping around the globe at 17,000 miles an hour the endeavor is now moving to the streets of .%a angeles at
SFGTV2
Oct 12, 2012 7:00pm PDT
of the nation were on california in 1911, when we all voted. it was the sixth and largest state in the nation to approve this. one decade later, we have full voting rights in the united states. helping newly enfranchised women, a new political movement was founded. >> starting in the 1920's, it was a movement created by the suffragettes moving forward to getting the right to vote. all of the suffragettes were interested in educating the new voters. >> non-partisan, not endorsing candidates >> -- endorsing candidates, getting the right to vote and one they have their voice heard. >> the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage is taking place throughout the state. bancroft library is having an exhibit that highlights the women's suffrage movement, chronicling what happened in california, bringing women the right to vote. >> how long does this mean going on? >> the week of the 20th. people do not realize that women were allowed to vote as early as the 1920's. in the library collection we have a manuscript from the end of december, possibly longer. >> in commemoration of 100 years of vot
FOX
Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm PDT
prop 32 than corporations, but he said that's the point. >> no worker in california should ever be bullied or very don'tations taken out of their paycheck to support a candidate they don't agree with. >> reporter: he said union members would be free to make individual contributions to the to the committee. but logan said spending by both groups is already out of balance. according to a study from the non-profit center for investigative reporting, in the last 10 years, business interests spend $700 million, and we asked those who are part of unions and those who weren't for their opinion. did you feel like the union was taking smart political activism that you didn't agree it? >> to be honest, i didn't pay attention. >> i can't support anything that would try to weaken unions in this country. >> reporter: are you part of a union? >> no, i'm not. >> reporter: the legislative april lift's office estimates that the measure f passed, would cost $1 million a year to enforce. >>> the obama administration has approved more than 4500 applications for young illegal immigrants to stay in the
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
recently escaped from a southern california prison, and that his wife helped him. the couple had been on the run since late august. and moments ago we learned their bail has been set at $3 million each. >>> san francisco firefighters are trying to determine what caused a massive four-alarm fire that gutted a popular restaurant and brought muni to a crawl today. the squat and gobble restaurant on westport tall caught fire this morning deep into the interior of the building. and as a result there was a partial roof collapse. firefighters say that fire spread to the wine shop and a dental office as well. so crews had to bring in so much heavy equipment that the muni trains couldn't pass through the west portal station for some five hours. >> i'm supposed to be lecturing right now at san francisco state. obviously i'm not there. >> it's really inconvenient. and as much as i feel bad about what is going on, i do have to get to work. >> now muni did set up bus bridges to get around the tunnel, and three firefighters were hurt, including one who suffered from smoke inhalation. >>> an autopsy is
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 12:00pm EDT
retiring spacecraft winding its way through the city, so its final resting place, the california science center. john zarrella and casey wian are covering this story from different vantage points. we'll start with you, john. you're at a staging area where the shuttle is stopping for a public ceremony. some might argue that it seemed like it was at a standstill, going just 2 miles per hour. now it really has stopped, putting the brakes on for this ceremony. >> absolutely. they got here quite a bit early today, ahead of schedule. they've been sitting here a lot longer than they had anticipated and expected. we are at the old forum where the los angeles lakers used to play a little basketball back in the day before they moved. and you know, it gave an opportunity for thousands of people in the englewood area to come out and see the space shuttle. they had a marching band here. they've had music playing. "endeavour" has been sitting there for the better part of an hour. a lot longer than we had anticipated, fredericka. and i am joined by stephanie stillson who works for nasa and has been in
MSNBC
Oct 13, 2012 5:00am EDT
california. live in the middle, however, and you'd have to leave not just your town and state but maybe the entire region to get to a state where your decision would be respected. this is ryan's plan for american women. but he doesn't stop there. he's also a co-sponsor of the personhood bill that would declare a fertilized human egg a person with all the 14th amendment requirements of life, liberty, and property as well. it would not just outlaw abortion, it would make it murder. joining me to absorb those facts are alex wagner and ron reagan, author and radio talk show host from seattle. i have to start with a woman, makes sense, doesn't it, alex? >> it does. >> it does make sense. there weren't any women arguing this last night, of course, but it does seem to me strange that here we are in the second debate, at the very end when martha raddatz to her credit brought up these philosophical questions and finally out of nowhere like a jack-in-the-box you begin to hear the real thinking, the real planning, the real philosophy, the future perhaps, if he gets elected vice president, of paul ryan
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 7:30am EDT
." it's being wheeled through the city, through the streets there to its final home, the california science center. the earthbound trek started yesterday. it's expected to take until about midnight. after all, it's only going about two miles per hour. cnn john zarrella is following its last big mission. >> the folks at the california science center where the space shuttle "endeavour" will make its final home don't want to call this a once in a lifetime experience. they like to call it a once experience. they don't think anything like this will ever happen again and they're probably right. early this morning the space shuttle "endeavour" making its final trip. they call it mission 26. flew 25 times in space and this will be its 26th mission and it left los angeles international airport and it's gone about a mile and a half so far and pulled in here to a parking lot because they wanted to move it out of the airport before rush hour started and then after rush hour ends and later in the day, they will continue to move it on to its next leg. but right now it is sitting here and it's a t
FOX News
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
consumers. we don't a revenue problem. this is what we said in california, some of us, a small percentage of us. we don't have a re-knew problem. we have a spending problem. if you look, steady state that 15 to 18% of gdp in the public sector you can raise revenue and grow the business. as soon as you try to raise more revenue from the private sector than say 18%. the biggest statement those be we are going to limit the size of government to i wish it was 15%. give me 18% or 20% as opposed to the run-away government. as soon as you start taxing people you start killing the goose that laid the golden egg, everywhere. that's how the lower income as well as the higher income fol folks. that is what is going on. you get in stagnation, stall. we're about to stall the economy. >> neil: one of the arguments that is more commonly raised say barack obama re-elected scenario is that everyone take a chill pill. we have only want to raise taxes on the top rate from 35 to 39.6%. despite what republicans are whining about, this is the white house view. it affects only 3% of small businesses.
KRON
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
releasing that information at this time. >> a california judge has agreed to have customers pay a little than a half a billion dollars the proposal now is stated that the residents-- >> dead birds have been popping up due to the west now bars. these birds were found in concord and other places. this is blame to ed due to the warm weather that was out. i still believe that we should take any water and have it treated in spray for mosquitoes because we do still have a few hot days coming up. a lot of people like me do not worry about it until someone gets sick. officials are stating that no muss skills have been found to carry any viruses. >> let's talk about the weather a little bed we are expecting the weather to be good. you are absolutely right. there are breaks of sunshine out there and it is kicking off to be warmer and it will last throughout the work week. it is a chilly start for the morning and we do have a lot of forties' out there. therd ofupper 60s are expected for downtown san francisco. take a look at your 7 day forecast it shows you that things will get warmer into t
NBC
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
california this morning. a big warm up showing up in your seven-day forecast. what it means for your weekend plans, when we come back. >>> good morning, everyone. thanks for being with us this morning. taking a look at at&t park. 7:16 on saturday morning, the place is going to be alive tomorrow night. we now know sunday night at 5:00 is when the giants post-season continues. they're going to host cardinals in game one of the nlcs. >>> now, farther south in los angeles, it's known for its notorious traffic jams, but last night it was a space shuttle that stopped cars on the freeway. as the spate shuttle "endeavour" makes its way to the california science center it has to maneuver around and across some obstac obstacles, not the least of which was l.a.'s 405 freeway. the space sthutal was pulled across the bridge by a toyota tundra pickup truck. later today "endeavour" will face more obstacles as it goes down a narrow residential street with apartment buildings on both sides. and it's no mistake we mentioned toyota because they took this opportunity to film a commercial for their tundra truck.
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm PDT
proposition 356789 the northern california chapter of the aclu also voiced concerns because they say proposition 35 limits free speech online but a roundtable shows 78% of voters will vote yes on prop 35. >> thank you. >>> a crackdown on officers in the oakland police department. dozens face serious disciplinary action for the way they handled "occupy" protests and two are even being fired. cbs 5 reporter joe vazquez has more on the fallout and joe, we haven't seen anything like this in recent memory. >> reporter: the trib union is reporting this is the largest mass discipline in the department's history. according to the "oakland tribune." >>> reporter: nearly a year after of clashes between "occupy oakland" protestors and police began, police chief howard jordan says his internal affairs investigation has reached a conclusion that more than 40 of his officers broke the rules and will face consequences for it. the chief reports 44 oakland officers face the following discipline: 15 suspensions, 23 written reprimands, three counseling and trainings, one demotion and two will be termin
ABC
Oct 13, 2012 8:00am PDT
california science center and update on its location. it took more than 50 years but now a 93-year-old south bay women finally has her college >>. >> katie: right now the space shuttle endeavour is on the move near l.a. we understand it's near the forum. final destination is california science center. it started rolling within the last hour. this is video of that. brand-new into the newsroom, the move was delayed for several hours overnight as crews prepared to cross over interstate 405. it had to be transferred to a special dolly to make it over the overpass. they had to take down power lines but got rolling again around midnight. it is expected to take 9:00 tonight to reach the museum. >> a shocking charge this morning against two cal law students. eric and justin both 24 years old were arrested in las vegas for behead go an exotic bird. it shows the two chasing a 14-year-old bird into the trees at flamingo hotel's habitat. they come out with the body. men has been charged with malicious killing of wildlife. >> this weekend a santa clara woman along with three generation of her famil
FOX
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
set aside california land for solar development. california is one of six western states included in the new solar energy zone. the designation will allow large solar power plants to be built on public land. around 285,000 acres are set aside. the new plan replaces the old first come-first serve system of approving solar projects. >>> a 2.3 magnitude earthquake was centered about three miles east of danville. no reports of damage, but a few people did call into the newsroom saying that they felt the quake. >>> let's talk about the weather and over to our chief meteorologist. you were mentioning 80-degree temperatures coming up? >> yeah. temperatures are warming up. tomorrow, they'll warm up as well and sunday, cooler. it won't be hard to warm up from the 50s and 60s and a couple of weather systems are out here. here is the system to the south of us that brought us the showers the other day, and it's moving off this way, and here is the weather system. that one will tweak to the north of us and keep things cool tonight and is responsible for the light shower that -- showers that we ha
KRON
Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm PDT
california science center. chars clifford has the details. >> the space shuttle has a 70 ft. so wingspan and weighs 170,000 lbs.. it is been moving very slowly with a special transport the voice. take a look at this video. with someone so large with a special- transporting device they have been deactivating power lines. let us take a look at google earth. this shuttle has been at the last couple weeks at lax. if left friday morning at 2:00 a.m. only moving at 2 mph, it went east. and turning right onto a manchester. and endeavour stopped near the 405 freeway. they will transport it to a different transport vehicles we could cross over the 405 overpass. this will take several hours. it will resume its journey around 10:00 p.m. from there, it will go east in front of city hall at 8:00 a.m. saturday. and it will stop of great western forum for a public rally at 9:00 a.m. and then it will continue east:left onto crenshaw boulevard. and then in cocoa onto crenshaw/martin luther king boulevard for a second public raleigh at 2:00 p.m. after that the shuttle will continue east on the martin luther k
KRON
Oct 12, 2012 8:00pm PDT
current peace movement youth group and the mayor. jeff pierce, kron 4. the end of a california judge is customers paying one more of the pg&e gas line improvement rejecting the utility's request to have the consumers paid two- thirds more. now they will pay at least 55% of the overall cost. the utility is improving safety and record- keeping of its gas lines. prompted from the deadly san bruno explosion that killed eight people. >> we're almost near the end of mosquito season but west nile is still prevalent more dead birds with alicea having the details. >> once again west mile is and contra costa county. with more birds found dead. west-nile. and one in oakley and one in brentwood. all six tested positive for west nile virus. it takes about two weeks with the virus to take effect. the contra costa and mosquito control thinking that warm weather helped fuel the spread. >> they say that we're not supposed to stir up the standing water. however, that mosquito season is coming to an end they do not farewell in the wind or cold weather but it is still possible to contract the disease. wear
SFGTV
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
awarded the california, preserve vasing foundation, 2012 award. it is quite an honor to receive that award. there were only four awards given for the entire state of california. you had a jury of architecture, engineering and planning and history along with critics from the media, who based the selection on the secretary of interior standards and those have been guiding juries for the past 29 years. and so, later on this month, our own sals, will be traveling down to los angeles to pick up our award. this award as you know is for our archaeological exhibit and it is being shown at ac transit headquarters and back to san francisco for city hall centennial celebration. on to our work with the san francisco unified school district. as you know we have been working with all of our 28 union and some of our guys are here today. as well as all of our contractors, web core particular, to rereach out to our youth, provide education opportunities, and donation and so forth. and i want to say that web core deserves a great deal of recognition because they have been doing a lot of work in t
SFGTV
Oct 13, 2012 1:00pm PDT
and california broadly. (applause) >> you know, it's an honor to get up here and represent my boss, secretary kathleen sebelius and be like brandt colfax, another round of applause for dr. colfax, please. (applause) >> to have a reinvest and recovery act, our stimulus law with the leadership of leader pelosi, of our mayor, of our supervisors, and our community to have $9-1/2 million given to this city and to this area for this. but not just for this, but everybody's already setting this this morning, the local impact, the state impact, the national impact, and indeed the international impact. and i represent a region that is 50 million people. california, arizona, nevada, hawaii, it's a three territories and three countries in the pacific. and i could tell you that i have moved around my region. i've been working with the hiv/aids and other communities throughout our region. do you know how many people have said to me, i got my information through san francisco? (applause) >> that is something to be really proud of. you know, i'll tell you a little bit of a personal story as we --
NBC
Oct 13, 2012 4:30pm PDT
," as it makes its way through the city to california science center. a weird sight isn't it? journey of 15 miles. taking two days. the shuttle left lax early friday morning. at top speed of 2 miles an hour, shuttle controllers are maneuvering through some of the tightest spots on the route, dodging buildings, power poles and crossing the 405. spectacular. stephanie stanton has the latest for us tonight. >> reporter: fans lined the streets for it. >> oh, my god, huge. really huge. amazing to see that. this was -- in space now here in eaglewood. >> at top speed of 2 miles an hour, officials continue to navigate the 170,000 pound shuttle, avoiding trees, street lights and buildings. last night around midnight, engineers were faced with one of their most difficult maneuvers yet. getting endeavor across the 405. crews spend hours, transferring to a dolly to comply with department of transportation regulation. this morning midway through the journey, the shuttle made the stop at historic forum in inglewood for a special ceremony. ♪ >> city officials and three astronaut whose flew mission
SFGTV
Oct 13, 2012 2:00pm PDT
north and side -- south side of the observation hill. we are working with the california department of safety dams to make sure design is acceptable to them. they are comfortable with this decision. what is the impact of this thing? of course the impact is harry because it will generate extra 1.62 million yard of soils which needs to be disposed of. in addition there will be 1.3 million yard which will be staged temporarily, then used in construction of the dam itself. so that will require a double-handling. challenges, we said okay, start your excavation again on the top of the hill. and the challenges to find the places where we can dispose of this soil. so we started dialing -- already dialoguing with the permitting agencies. the u.s. corps of engineers and california fish and game and regional water board to explore the different possibilities. we are looking. what we are doing is, our target is by the end of this month -- by the first milestone, we will have a complete permitting package delivered to these agencies where we want to put these. it is critical. the reason why is t
CW
Oct 12, 2012 10:00pm PDT
. starbucks policy is to comply with all labor laws. >> in california, starbucks says it does not use the program to allow people if they are in the country legally. that law did not use e verify either. ken. >> sharon, do you get the feeling from talking to folks that this is the way to slim down the number of employees or are they really going after citizenship here? >> well, starbucks would say that what they are trying to do is trying to get all their information updated in order to make sure that all of the employees have all of their benefits, including the health benefits. this is the way they are doing it. so starbucks, that's what they are saying. we went to the bakery in south san francisco. we noticed they are also hiring a lot of new people. we talked to one or two of them and they are american citizens. >> all right, dotting the i's, crossing the t's. sharon, thank you for that. >>> an almost unbelievable sight in the streets of los angeles today as a space shuttle endeavour took a very slow ride toward its permanent home. we're going to take a live look now of the 85-ton
KOFY
Oct 13, 2012 12:00am PDT
been a long sponsor of the california science center. they are getting this opportunity, and it is a pretty spectacular opportunity for them. this could happen in the next matter of moments. and then it will go back on to the carrier. tomorrow there will be more of a journey and they will find the event actual -- the eventual home at the science center. if you ever make it down to southern california check out the science center near usc and you can see the shuttle up close and personal. reporting live, channel 7 news. >> thanks very much. appreciate it. >>> still to come on abc7 news at 11:00, it is official. we will tell you when and where the next giants playoff game will be held. >> and it took more than 50 years, but now a 93-year-old south bay woman finally has her college degree. >> and on-line shopping upgraded. the hot new act that brings your purchases to you within the hour. and coming up on "nightline." >> coming up next on "nightline" a sex scandal in a sleepy town with an exercise instructor, her alleged prostitution ring and the stir over a secret client list. and we
ABC
Oct 13, 2012 1:05am PDT
for the rights to do this. they have been a long sponsor of the california science center. they are getting this opportunity, and it is a pretty spectacular opportunity for them. this could happen in the next matter of moments. and then it will go back on to the carrier. tomorrow there will be more of a journey and they will find the event actual -- the eventual home at the science center. if you ever make it down to southern california check out the science center near usc and you can see the shuttle up close and personal. reporting live, channel 7 news. >> thanks very much. appreciate it. >>> still to come on abc7 news at 11:00, it is official. we will tell you when and where the next giants playoff game will be held. >> and it took more than 50 years, but now a 93-year-old south bay woman finally has her college degree. >> and on-line shopping upgraded. the hot new act that brings your purchases to you within the hour. and coming up on "nightline." >> coming up next on "nightline" a sex scandal in a sleepy town with an exercise instructor, her alleged prostitution ring and the st
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm PDT
. they have been a long sponsor of the california science center. they are getting this opportunity, and it is a pretty spectacular opportunity for them. this could happen in the next matter of moments. and then it will go back on to the carrier. tomorrow there will be more of a journey and they will find the event actual -- the eventual home at the science center. if you ever make it down to southern california check out the science center near usc and you can see the shuttle up close and personal. reporting live, channel 7 news. >> thanks very much. appreciate it. >>> still to come on abc7 news at 11:00, it is official. we will tell you when and where the next giants playoff game will be held. >> and it took more than 50 years, but now a 93-year-old south bay woman finally has her college degree. >> and on-line shopping upgraded. the hot new act that brings your purchases to you within the hour. and coming up on "nightline." >> coming up next on "nightline" a sex scandal in a sleepy town with an exercise instructor, her alleged prostitution ring and the stir over a secret client l
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm PDT
in southern california. investigators say darnell escaped from a san bernadino prison with his wife's help and shot a police officer. hercules detectives are now in washington state interviewing both suspects. their bail is set at $3 million each. >>> csi bay area. right now scientists at lawrence livermore lab are using the smallest slivers of evidence to identify victims of natural disasters and murders. nbc bay area's jodi hernandez got a rare behind the scenes look. >> reporter: it is truly remarkable technology. top minds here at the lawrence livermore laboratory have figured out a new way to help law enforcement solve cases. it involves examining teeth and it could some day play a crucial role in solving murder mysteries. scientists at lawrence livermore laboratory are diving into new territory, teaming up with law enforcement to solve cold cases. >> for the most part the technique is not well known because it's not part of the usual tool box of techniques law enforcement uses. >> reporter: but that may soon change thanks to the work of senior scientist bruce buchholz. hi
KICU
Oct 12, 2012 11:30pm PDT
coming up in 10 minutes, why opponents of california's prop 32 say the way it's written makes the proposition unfair. >>> police in sonoma are looking for a man they said exposed himself at two grocery stores just minutes apart. this is a surveillance picture of the man. police say he went inside a safeway store two weeks ago and exposed himself the to a female shopper. they say he then went across the street to sonoma market and exposed himself to a female employee there. the man fled and officers were unable to find him. >>> together is proving to be a -- october is proving to be a recordbreaking month for b.a.r.t. that makes for the fifth busiest day ever. tuesday and wednesday were also among the top ten busiest days for b.a.r.t. last saturday scored the highest weekend ridership of all time. in addition to the baseball play offs, weekend events threw riders for fleet week, strictly grass roots festival and the america's cup competition. download our app and you can watch all our newscasts live on your mobile device. >>> in a city known for being sinful one man is making headl
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm EDT
will arrive at that final resting place, the california science center. a 160 wheel carrier picked up endeavor at the la airport and it's on a stop and start tour at la before it's permanent landing at the california science 10 ter. to make way for the -- center. to make way for the spaceship, crews chopped down 500 trees and removed more than 70 power poles. and it's only moving about 2 miles an hour on the 12-mile journey. nasa returned endeavor last year. >>> the heart-breaking news for a family of a missing colorado girl. wait until you hear what police say happened to the little girl. >>> customers were allowed tonight with everything from mouse poop to sewage. before you dine out in the dc metro area this weekend, watch the food alert still ahead. >>> devastating news for the family of a missing 10-year-old girl. a body found in the denver park does belong to jessica ridgeway, the fifth grader who disappeared last week on her way to school. that body was found wednesday about seven miles from her home and authorities say it wasn't intact. they, however, did not release anymore d
SFGTV2
Oct 12, 2012 7:30pm PDT
abc licenses and some of us do not. i will bring to the stage the director of the california state of all beverage control, who has agreed to take a couple of questions after its presentation. if any of you have questions for the abc, you can come to the microphone down at the end of the aisle. keep your questions short and concise. please welcome jacob out cosmit from california alcohol and beverage control. [applause] >> thank you for having me here today. it is a real honor. i was born and raised in berkeley. a big moment in my life was taking the transit over to san francisco for my first show, which was the specials. when i was a young, poor person in san francisco, which most young people in san francisco at least at that time were poor, just because of the cost of living here. i used to go to all of the clubs and places. my dream was to when they appear on stage at one of them. the closest i ever came was to putting my name on the open mike list at the old -- the open market from its at the elvis crossed. [laughter] i did not make it. now i have become a bureaucratic the cit
CBS
Oct 13, 2012 1:35am EDT
. tomorrow evening it will arrive at that final resting place, the california science center. a 160 wheel carrier picked up endeavor at the la airport and it's on a stop and start tour at la before it's permanent landing at the california science 10 ter. to make way for the -- center. to make way for the spaceship, crews chopped down 500 trees and removed more than 70 power poles. and it's only moving about 2 miles an hour on the 12-mile journey. nasa returned endeavor last year. >>> the heart-breaking news for a family of a missing colorado girl. wait until you hear what police say happened to the little girl. >>> customers were allowed tonight with everything from mouse poop to sewage. before you dine out in the dc metro area i'm here to prove that mini babybel cheese packs a whole lotta something special inside this little wax package. why go ordinary? try the special zip peel freshness that only comes from mini babybel. nice! yes! hey, girls. want the perfect snack accessory? it's totally natural, 100% delicious cheese! tasty. see? good things really do come in small packages. l
SFGTV
Oct 13, 2012 1:00am PDT
, [speaker not understood], san francisco, california. [speaker not understood] 67 57 previously addressed by the abatement appeals board on june 20th, 2012. >> again, this is 130, 132 bueler street. it came up and it was already heard one time. there was a granting of the order of abatement, so forth. the property owner was given a time frame to complete the work. the property owner has now requested to rehear the abatement appeals again, but in the meantime has requested a delay due to the holidays, requested a delay for this hearing due to the holidays. it was put in writing and it was approved already. by mr. sweeney. >> commissioner mar? >> did she move? >> getting any permits or apply for any permits or anything? >> she has not applied for any permits. >> i have a question for counsel. does the rehearing request stay our action? >> i believe it does. >> and there is a deadline for rehearing? for requesting a rehearing? >> yes, but i can't tell you what it is right off the top of my head. i think she complied -- my recollection is she complied with the time frame for requesting a reheari
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 7:00pm EDT
stretch of a final 12-mile journey carefully making its way to its retirement home at a california science center. casey wian on the streets right now and john zarrella is there, as well, with gaggle of onlookers on the rooftop. john, where is this shuttle now? >> reporter: it's getting here slowly. don, people have been asking me all along the route. and you can see here, there are thousands of people who have gathered here. this is a shopping mall and right outside the shopping mall is an area where the shuttle was going to make a second stop for a ceremony. the first one was earlier this morning. but it hasn't gotten here yet. it is already two hours behind schedule and the problem was they ran into some -- i'm going to bring in stephanie from nassau. and stephanie, ran into some issues here. you knew those things were out there. but, you know, a little more problematic than probably first thought. >> yes, they knew they were going to have to crab between the trees, very precise movement along the way. also crowd control, police force is having to back people up. that slowed thi
SFGTV
Oct 12, 2012 10:30pm PDT
contractor who handle large work in california, not just all over the whole country. some examples being in a joint venture they did the mta side in los angeles, a $600 million, contract and the joint venture partners some year ago was obayashi so there is a working relationship there. >> they did the golden gate bridge, and the south approving $58 million. and the waste water treatment plant, all concrete, $50 million themself and not subcontracted. they did a large dam, and southern california for $94 million, all concrete work, slip ways. and just recently, the warm springs extension $137 million. they are what i would call the 97 percent level, which is the reason that we got them to the bidder they need to move on to the next job with a crew and they are bringing subcontractors. and they have by experience, they have 18 percent sbe participation which is slightly exceeded our goal. the largest of those sbe contracts is actually $15 million out of the $20 million which is the land of oso brothers and hey wood, they are a very good concrete finisher and i worked with them on oth
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